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'''Fitz James O'Brien''' (also spelled '''Fitz-James'''; 25 October 1826 – 6 April 1862) was an Irish-American Civil War soldier, writer, and poet often cited as an early writer of science fiction.D. J. McRenyolds, "The Short Fiction of Fitz-James O'Brien" in Frank N. Magill, ed. ''Survey of Science Fiction Literature'', Vol. 4. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Salem Press, 1979. (pp. 1944–1947).
Birth date25 October 1826
Birth placeCork, Ireland
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Death placeCumberland, Maryland
OccupationWriter, Poet, Soldier
MovementGothic fiction
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